Body Art: Connecticut State Regulations



Regulatory Body:

Connecticut Department of Public Healthexternal icon

Covers: Tattooing


The Connecticut Department of Health does not license or certify persons engaged in tattooing the human body or play a role in the regulation of facilities in which tattoos are applied. There are Connecticut General Statutes and Regulations of State Agencies relative to tattooing the human body: Connecticut General Statutes, Section 19a-92a. Regulation of persons engaged in tattooing; Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies, Conditions for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, registered Nurses, Physician Assistants and Technicians Engaged in Tattooing, 19a-92a-1. Conditions for tattooing of human beings.

Connecticut General Statutes for Tattooingpdf iconexternal icon [PDF 13 KB, 2 pages]

Connecticut Department of Public Health: Tattooing informationexternal icon

Page last reviewed: September 25, 2013